Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961

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  • Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961: revoked, on 8 July 2010, by clause 4 of the Wildlife Order 2010 (SR 2010/159).

as at 8 July 2010

Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961

(SR 1961/31)

  • Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961: revoked, on 8 July 2010, by clause 4 of the Wildlife Order 2010 (SR 2010/159).


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

These regulations are administered in the Department of Internal Affairs.

PURSUANT to section 6 of the Wildlife Act 1953, the Minister of Internal Affairs hereby gives the following notice.


  • (1) This notice may be cited as the Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961.

    (2) This notice shall come into force on the date of its notification in the Gazette.

    (3) This notice shall apply throughout New Zealand.

  • In this notice the term peafowl means any bird of the species Pavo cristatus.

  • No person shall hunt or kill any peafowl on any land of which he is not the occupier, except with the prior consent in writing of the occupier of that land.

Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 April 1961.


  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)

1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Wildlife (Peafowl) Notice 1961. The eprint incorporates all the amendments to the notice as at 8 July 2010. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2010.

    Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions that cannot be compiled in the eprint are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Wildlife Order 2010 (SR 2010/159): clause 4